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What Do You Think of Fuel Cell Vehicle Pilot Programs?

February 18, 2010 9:44 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

Yesterday, you read about Todd's experience with a fuel cell vehicle pilot program.


Researchers Find Switch That Allows Cancer Cells to Spread

February 18, 2010 9:43 am | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | News | Comments

Researchers discovered of a specific protein called disabled-2 (Dab2) that switches on the process that releases cancer cells from the original tumor and allows the cells to spread and develop into new tumors in other parts of the body. The process called epithelial-mesenchymal...

Grant from Goizueta Foundation Advances Science and Engineering at Yale

February 18, 2010 9:43 am | by Yale University | News | Comments

Yale University today announced receipt of a grant from The Goizueta Foundation, which has a long history of supporting science and engineering education at the University. The award of $1.915 million will establish the School of Engineering & Applied Science Advanced Graduate...


Miniature ultrasound undergoing clinical trial

February 18, 2010 9:43 am | by Cornell University | News | Comments

The latest ultrasound device created by Cornell graduate student George K. Lewis could one day introduce a whole new level of home therapy for pain management.


Foot Prints

February 18, 2010 9:43 am | by Screaming Circuits | News | Comments

I write a fair amount about component foot prints / land patterns / CAD library components - whatever you call them. What are you supposed to call them anyway? I've heard them called all three of those things and a...

Meigan Aronson Named Department of Defense Security Fellow

February 18, 2010 9:43 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Meigan Aronson, a physicist at Brookhaven Lab and a professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Stony Brook University, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Defense to be one of 11 distinguished scientists and engineers forming the 2010 class of its National Security...


Federal Register: Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Guidance for Humanitarian Device Exemption Holders, Institutional Revie...

February 18, 2010 9:41 am | by FDA (The Center for Devices and Radiological Health) | News | Comments

The FDA is announcing that a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.


Federal Register: Circulatory System Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

February 18, 2010 9:41 am | by FDA (The Center for Devices and Radiological Health) | News | Comments

On March 18, 2010, the committee will discuss, make recommendations, and vote on the premarket approval application (PMA) for the Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillators (CRT-Ds) sponsored by Boston Scientific.


Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents (ESAs): Procrit, Epogen and Aranesp: Drug Safety Communication

February 18, 2010 9:40 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

FDA requires REMS that ensures that only those hospitals and healthcare professionals who have enrolled and completed training in risk management program will prescribe and dispense ESAs to patients with cancer.


Maalox Total Relief and Maalox Liquid Products: Medication Use Errors

February 18, 2010 9:40 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Consumers who have a history of gastrointestinal ulcers or a bleeding disorder should not use Maalox Total Relief because it contains bismuth subsalicylate, a substance chemically related to aspirin.


Exjade (deferasirox): Boxed Warning

February 18, 2010 9:40 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Changes to Prescribing Information re: risk of renal impairment/failure, hepatic impairment/failure or gastrointestinal hemorrhage.


Voxware narrows fiscal 2nd-qtr loss as costs dip

February 12, 2010 3:01 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Voxware Inc., which makes voice-driven software for use in warehouse operations, said Friday that its fiscal second-quarter loss narrowed as costs fell.For the quarter ended Dec. 31, Voxware reported a loss of $528,000, or 7 cents per share, compared with a loss of $1.7 million, or 26 cents per...

Capital projects questioned in lean budget year

February 12, 2010 2:01 pm | by BARRY MASSEY - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

With New Mexico cutting schools and health care services, lawmakers fumed Friday over a proposal to finance economic development projects benefiting corporations like the Hewlett-Packard Co.A proposal to allocate $38 million for capital improvements passed the Senate but not before several...


Rovi reports 4Q profit; beats Wall Street views

February 12, 2010 1:01 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Rovi Corp. on Friday reported a profit in the fourth quarter as the company benefited from an increase in revenue and the absence of a loss from discontinued operations in the same quarter a year ago.Rovi, which provides TV listings data and related services, said Thursday that it earned $2.6...

Brazil opens the first home-grown Chip Fab south of the Rio Grande

February 12, 2010 11:39 am | by Alix L. Paultre | News | Comments

The Chip de BOI (literally, "the Ox chip") is an excellent startup product for the nascent south-of-the border firm CEITEC. The facility, located in Porto Alegre , is the first of its kind south of the Rio Grande.



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